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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity buses per day from Indianapolis to Evansville. Traveling by bus from Indianapolis to Evansville usually takes around 5 hours and 2 minutes, but the fastest Miller Transportation bus can make the trip in 4 hours and 55 minutes.

Distance146 mi (234 km)
Shortest duration4h 55m
Cheapest price$40.00
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceMiller Transportation
Bus lines1

How much is a bus ticket from Indianapolis to Evansville?

Typically $40.00 is the average price you should expect to pay for a bus ticket to Evansville. Any tickets cheaper than $40.00 can be considered a great deal. It’s easy to find a bus ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20MayJun

Over the next four weeks, the average ticket price of a bus from Indianapolis to Evansville is expected to range from $45 to $48. If you are looking to travel to Evansville within the next week, you can find bus tickets starting from $45. The cheapest bus tickets in the next month are $45 and can be found on May 28, 2022.

Monthly average prices

$50$40$30$20$10JJASONDJFMAM
Traveling from Indianapolis to Evansville by bus will cost you about the same throughout the year. In general, bus ticket prices for that route are fairly consistent, so expect to pay around $45 whenever you decide to travel.

What bus companies travel from Indianapolis to Evansville?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Indianapolis to Evansville. Miller Transportation is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Miller Transportation25h 3m$47.03
  • Miller Transportation

    Miller Transportation

    Miller Transportation, through its popular bus service Hoosier Ride, connects a number of cities across six states in the Midwest via intercity bus travel. Miller buses keep you connected throughout your journey with free WiFi and power outlets on board. The carrier is consistently rated well for on-time bus arrivals. The trip from Indianapolis to Evansville usually lasts 5 hours and 3 minutes on Miller Transportation, and ticket prices start at $40.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Indianapolis to Evansville during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from Indianapolis to Evansville?

The bus takes an average of 5 hours and 2 minutes to cover the 146 miles from Indianapolis to Evansville. However, the fastest bus only takes 4 hours and 55 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Indianapolis to Evansville for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Evansville, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Indianapolis?

The first bus leaves at 8:00am and the last bus leaves at 9:00am. To see the times for all buses from Indianapolis to Evansville, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus schedules are there most days?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Indianapolis to Evansville. Both of these are direct buses, meaning that you do not have to worry about transferring buses at any point during your trip.

City Information

Indianapolis

Indianapolis, or often referred to as just Indy, is the capital and largest city in the state of Indiana. While the city attracts thousands of visitors from the area every month, it is during Memorial Day weekend that Indianapolis becomes the place to be for over 300,000 race car fans from all over the globe. The reason for that is the Indianapolis 500, an annual automobile race and the world’s largest single day sporting event, taking place at the iconic Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

If you’re not in Indianapolis for Memorial Day weekend, you can learn about the race and see a rare collection of 500 Indy race vehicles and memorabilia at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum. And while you’re on a history streak, stop by at one of the many war memorials found throughout the city, like the Soldiers and Sailors monument, the World War II memorial, and the Indiana War Memorial where you must check out the Shrine Room for a stunning one-of-a-kind experience.

Over the past few years, Indianapolis has also been cultivating a vibrant restaurant scene, offering classic American dishes made with ingredients from local farmers, and a growing selection of international cuisine. If you’re a beer fan, you will be happy to know that Indianapolis has some of the highest quality breweries in the U.S.

Located in the heart of America’s Midwest, Indianapolis offers easy connections by bus and train to other Midwestern hubs like Chicago, Louisville, and Cincinnati, while the conveniently located airport connects Indy with the rest of the world.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Indianapolis?

Main departure station: Intl Airport - Zone 1 Ground Transp Ctr

Indianapolis has two bus stations with service to Evansville.

All bus stations in Indianapolis:

  • Intl Airport - Zone 1 Ground Transp Ctr

  • 350 S Illinois St

Where does the bus arrive in Evansville?

Main arrival station: Bus Terminal - 119 NW 6th St

All buses from Indianapolis arrive at one main station in Evansville.

All bus stations in Evansville:

  • Bus Terminal - 119 NW 6th St

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